University of Kentucky (UK) College of Public Health faculty member, Dr. Douglas Scutchfield, Bosomworth Professor of Health Services Research and Policy, has been appointed to the Editorial Board of the American Journal of Public Health for a three-year term. The Editorial Board, which is chosen by the Journal’s Executive Board, is comprised of members with a broad knowledge of public health and represents various disciplines across the subject area.
[Photo: Dr. Douglas Scutchfield]
The American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) seeks to advance public health research, policy, practice, and education, and strives to be the premier source for information of that kind. The Editorial Board of the AJPH provides advice and direction to the Journal’s editorial staff, including the editor-in-chief. Additionally, the Board defines the Journal’s long-range vision, establishes policies for the publication, and ensures the Journal’s quality and integrity.